G.N.Mills Post, Coimbatore - 641029, Tamil Nadu, INDIA
Re-accredited by NAAC with 'A' Grade 3.64 CGPA (3rd Cycle)
College of Excellence (UGC)
Co-Educational Institution Approved by UGC, New Delhi
NIRF Rank: 51 (All Over India)
Reading and Drama Club
Papyrus, the Reading and Drama Club of Kongunadu Arts and Science College (Autonomous) had its inception in 2017. The aim of the club is to ensure that the members develop their creative and communicative skills and also contribute to society. Since its inauguration on 06.10.2017, the club has been conducting a number of competitions such as script-writing, play-reading and book review writing. Selected reviews and scripts have been published in the college magazine. The members meet after college hours to discuss books and read out their short stories, poems and other pieces of creative writing.
To cultivate the reading habit.
To deal develop the communicative skills of the students.
To instil confidence to speak before an audience.
To foster creativity and self-expression.
To develop team spirit and interactive skills.
To bring literature closer to life.
To create awareness about current issues and problems.
To update the students regarding the latest trends in literature.
To encourage logical thinking and problem solving.
To disseminate social messages through drama.
To develop script-writing, poetry, fiction, travel writing, reviews, etc.
Field Trips – eco-trips, visits to orphanages, senior citizens’ homes, etc.
Conducting acting and writing competitions.
Taking drama to the society ( street plays)
Book, play and film (those of literary value) reviews.
Dr. Shobha Ramaswamy, Assistant Professor & Head in English (A)
Dr. P. Sujatha, Assistant Professor in English (A)
Dr. R. Sumathi, Assistant Professor in English (A)